Shares of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209082472/composite J +0.15% inched 0.31% higher to $128.06 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.12% rising 0.00% to 35,091.13 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.16% falling 0.37% to 4,483.87. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. closed $21.49 short of its 52-week high ($149.55), which the company achieved on November 24th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Quanta Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203420082/composite PWR +0.51% fell 1.08% to $98.87, AECOM /zigman2/quotes/204198156/composite ACM +1.60% rose 0.20% to $69.38, and BWX Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200150322/composite BWXT +1.37% rose 0.88% to $43.72. Trading volume (734,864) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 612,362.